Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneThu, Oct 29, 2015 6:00 PM GMT
Rare Cartography, Exploration & Voyages
Built over a span of more than fifty years, the superb Warren Heckrotte Collection of Rare Cartography, Exploration and Voyages features rare and important landmarks in the exploration of the Americas, particularly the Pacific slope and the northwest coast. Part I concentrates on the time from the beginning of the mapping of the New World through the epic discoveries of Lewis and Clark. Included are maps and printed books of great rarity and import, many of which are seldom on the market. Part II will feature works on California and adjaent states and territories and be held Thursday, December 3, 2015. Part III is slated for Thursday, March 10, 2016 and will include maps of other states and regions not already covered.